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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four men are lifting a large piece of beam during the construction of a factory building, most likely at International Harvester's Osborne Works. There is...

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Description: New land cut out by real imaginary lines
based in older spirit courses
lay and bedrock, flight of birds and pointed feet

Date: 1937-03-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Robbins McGovern, Milwaukee engineer.

Date: 1919-03-01 

Description: Workers digging a "borrow pit" for no. 2 mine with a steam shovel. The men are standing along a set of narrow gauge railroad tracks. Benham was a "company...

Date: 1937-10-18 

Description: Men and sort packages in the shipping department of the Emery, Bird, Thayer Dry Goods Company as women credit clerks work in the background.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three people posing with a horse-drawn grain binder in a field. A young man on the left is sitting on the binder, and on the right a boy is on one of the h...

Photograph

Nixon Meeting

Date: 1972-04-04 

Description: President Richard Nixon meets with Secretary of the Navy John Chafee, Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird of Wisconsin, and Secretary of State Henry Kissinge...

Postcard

Racing Souvenir

Date: 1935 

Description: A souvenir postcard from the 1935 National Model Airplane Championship that featured illustrations of racing planes powered by Shell aviation gasoline such...

Date: 1911 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for mechanical irrigation equipment sold by International Harvester Company. Features an illustration of a mechanical irrig...

Date: 1929-05-17 

Description: A man drives an International tractor through an orchard while another man uses an orchard sprayer to apply what is probably pesticide to the trees.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Factory workers and truck cabs on the assembly line at International Harvester's Springfield Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A barber glances up and smiles for the camera, while the customer looks on with a sidelong look.

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman operates a lathe at the Gisholt plant on East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: Soap Box Derby officials and judges for the 1949 derby are pictured in a group portrait. Left to right, they are John Hubbins, cashier of the American Exch...

Date: 1957-05-24 

Description: The WIBA automatic telephone system which will give latest baseball scores is tested on first day of operation. Shown testing the phones are Norman Hahn, W...

Photograph

Boss of the Year

Date: 1956 

Description: James C. Springer of Cutler-Hammer Manufacturing Co. surrounded by members of the Milwaukee chapter of the National Secretaries' Association who had electe...

Drawing

Farm at Night

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a farmer in an outbuilding at night.

Date: 1947-10-20 

Description: Helen Jansky, librarian, in charge of circulation, helping Elmer Brussow at the card catalog in the Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of workers during construction of a paper mill.

Date:  

Description: Five circus performers, female and male, sit or stand astride a horse with a tent as a backdrop.

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